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The girls' book : how to be the best at everything / written by Juliana Foster ; illustrated by Amanda Enright ; edited by Philippa Wingate.

Foster, Juliana. (Author). Enright, Amanda, (illustrator.). Wingate, Philippa. (Added Author).



Finally the ideal guide for girls who want to know how to do ... everything! Ever wonder how to: Act like a celebrity? Flip to page 23. Make your own bubble bath? Find out on page 24. Give yourself a perfect manicure? Turn to page 51. Create an amazing dance routine? Flip to page 79. Knit with your fingers? Find out on page 99. Read body language? Turn to page 106. Grow a crystal? Flip to page 107. Plus 80 more other amazing things toy need to know! With this easy-to-follow directions and helpful illustrations, it won't be long you'er the best at everything you do.

Item details

  • ISBN: 0545016290
  • ISBN: 9780545016292
  • Physical Description: 119 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: 1st American ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic, 2007.

Contents / Notes

General Note:
"First published in Great Britain in 2007 by Buster Books"--Title page verso.
Formatted Contents Note:
How to explain why you are late for school -- How to look your best in photos -- How to make a time capsule -- How to host the best sleepover -- How to train a dog to shake hands -- How to make shadow puppets -- How to make sure your sneakers smell really good -- How to save the planet -- How to make a kite -- How to write an award-winning haiku -- How to customize a T-shirt -- How to deal with bullies -- How to make a frog take the long jump -- How to grow your own tomatoes -- How to travel with just one bag -- How to do the perfect handstand -- How to act like a celebrity -- How to make your own luxury bubble bath -- How to control the weather -- How to make a friendship bracelet -- How to improve your memory -- How to blow the biggest bubble-gum bubble -- How to survive in a horror movie -- How to whistle really loudly -- How to be a natural beauty -- How to make a stained-glass window -- How to execute a spectacular high dive -- How to make sugar mice -- How to make sense while talking nonsense -- How to spot a genius -- How to be a math master -- How to make a bird feeder -- How to make a pom-pom -- How to win a staring contest -- How to turn water into lemonade -- How to convince people you are an animal expert -- How to do a quick card trick -- How to make a chart showing your family tree -- How to annoy people in an elevator -- How to give yourself the perfect manicure -- How to be an autograph hunter -- How to find your blind spot -- How to ice-skate -- How to press flowers -- How to make an icy milk shake without a blender (or ice cream!) -- How to make a camp in the wilderness -- How to groom a horse -- How to annoy your family and friends -- How to keep a message secret -- How to make a fake mess -- How to predict the weather -- How to make an egghead -- How to walk the dog -- How to show off your superhuman strength -- How to make a drum -- How to float a friend -- How to do a sudoku puzzle -- How to follow a friend without being noticed -- How to make a coin disappear -- How to study for exams -- How to create an optical illusion -- How to put together the best dance routines -- How to create a masterpiece with wet chalk -- How to make your own lip gloss -- How to build the best sand castles -- How to strum a guitar -- How to avoid jet lag -- How to cross Niagara Falls on a tightrope -- How to eat with chopsticks -- How to do a split -- How to be the best at languages -- How to survive in the desert -- How to make a French braid -- How to make a compass -- How to find the North Star -- How to keep a secret diary -- How to send a message in Morse code -- How to pet a wild horse -- How to survive an alien invasion -- How to finger knit -- How to be the best at text messaging -- How to persuade your parents to get a pet -- How to win a bet -- How to make a basket -- How to read body language -- How to grow a crystal -- How to make your own bread -- How to be a prima ballerina -- How to make a papier-mache bowl -- How to look after baby chicks -- How to tell what someone is like from their handwriting -- How to cope if zombies attack.
Subject: Girls > Recreation > Juvenile literature.
Girls > Life skills guides > Juvenile literature.
Handicraft for girls > Juvenile literature.
Amusements > Juvenile literature.
Girls > Life skills guides.
Girls > Recreation.
Handicraft for girls.
Life skills.
Genre: Handbooks and manuals.
Juvenile works.
Life skills guides.
Handbooks and manuals.

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